Payne Model 208 Bamboo Rod

For sale here is a Payne Model 208 bamboo rod -- 9′ rod for a #6 line. One of the original tip sections is missing. All sections are full length and straight. Butt cap stamp reads, "Sold by Abercrombie and Fitch New York". Chestnut silks and black tipping. Black, gold and burgundy tipping at the winding check and male ferrules. Maroon colored agate insert in bronzed stripping guide. Oxidized nickel silver winding check. Stubby cigar style grip with evidence of having been cleaned, with residual soiling and light ridging. Bright ferrules and nickel silver cap and ring reel seat with lightly varnished walnut spacer. The butt cap is dented in places along its ridge. The ferrule fit is good. Medium action rod weighing 4.95 oz. Includes original bag and tube.